United as a Catholic faith family; Empowered by the Holy Spirit to proclaim Christ's teaching in word and deed; Committed to be Christ to one another through love and service as we welcome and honor the dignity of all people, cultures and economic backgrounds
Welcome to St. Francis de Sales Catholic Parish! Organized as a parish in 1949 by the Archdiocese of Chicago, St. Francis de Sales encompasses the communities of Lake Zurich, Deer Park, Hawthorn Woods, North Barrington, Kildeer and Long Grove. If you are new to the area or are returning to the practice of our Catholic faith, we welcome you to our parish.
St. Patrick's Day Party 2017
Shake off those winter blues, throw on a green sweater, and join the fun - Irish or not! It is time to celebrate the Feast of our Good Saint Patrick! Join us for this annual tradition on Friday, March 17 at 7 p.m. in Fr. Valker Hall. Click here for more details and to register today!
Support Military Men & Women!
St. Francis de Sales Parish is teaming up with Molly's Adopt A Sailor to support our U.S. deployed military personnel by sending cards, letters, and care packages from home. It would be a great help if you could drop off any of the requested items in the blue box at the Ministry Center! Items include: beef jerky, individual drink mixes for water bottles, hard candy, gum, individual packets of cookies, crackers, pretzels, dried fruit, nuts, sunflower seeds, protein or energy bars, granola bars, single serve instant coffee & flavored creamers, sweeteners, single serve noodles, toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, travel mouth wash, individual razors, non-aerosol shave cream, deodorant, lip balm, sunscreen, playing cards, small puzzle books, new DVDs, make-up, nail polish, nail polish remover, ponytail holders, headbands, shampoo, conditioner. For more information, contact Cathy Chiarelli at (847) 726-4842.